Online Family Ski School No Comments

Outdoor Family Ski School Skiing is a great way to get out and enjoy the winter weather, but it can seem intimidating or even dangerous. Not to worry! Our guest today is Alyssa Erickson from the Online Family Ski School. As you’ll find out, learning to ski doesn’t start on the hill. There’s lots to learn ahead of time to make sure your experience is a great Read more

First time skiers, this deal is for you! No Comments

Looking for a great Utah ski deal? If there is snow in the forecast, you know crazy locals obsessed with skiing the greatest snow on earth are totally psyched!  But what about locals who are NOT obsessed with skiing? Today, there is a reason from them to be psyched too.  Bundle up your kids and bring them up to the slopes!  The ski season is about to Read more

The Best Ski Resorts for Beginners 1 Comment

As a former ski instructor, it's safe to say that I've been around and skied a few places.  If you're a new skier or are teaching kids to ski, where you go DOES matter. Deer Valley ski resort in Park City, Utah makes the top 5 of every list of worldwide ski resorts that are best for beginners. It’s easy to see why Deer Valley would make Read more

During the Outdoor Retailer Winter Market, Adventure Mom TV caught up with Peter Ashley, Fischer  VP of Nordic Division. Here he shares tips on choosing a cross-country ski for your child. (The sound is a little hard to hear, sorry!) Fischer cross-country skis are the industry standard for cross-country skis. We own multiple pairs of Fischer skis and have been impressed with their quality. Like Fischer on Read more

Growing up in Utah my favorite moments have included skiing with my dad. It is a great honor to have my dad take our son skiing. Yesterday I got to tag a long to watch them ski. My brother had joined us but was not skiing due to a hurt back. But it worked out well because he stayed with the baby inside the lodge and Read more

My husband and I love Utah, especially for it's backcountry. If you've met my husband, Jon, you will know that he's a great husband and father. The first thing that might surprise you about him is that he's really  into backcountry skiing. The reason this maybe a surprise is that he's about 6'3" and weighs around 250 pounds. Most backcountry guys are these lightweight 5 footish guys Read more